Events Category: RAS Book Club

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The Moon Opera By Bi Feiyu
Happy Dreams by Jia Pingwa
To Live by Yu Hua Discussion leader: Marcia Johnson and Tom Yamamoto
Shanghai Sacred: The Religious Landscape of a Global City Presenter: Benoit Vermander RAS Library
Book Discussion: The Nakano Thrift Shop Speaker: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
Min Jin Lee: Pachinko Discussion Leader: Tom Yamamoto RAS Library
Yu Hua: The Seventh Day Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
Vieth Thanh Nguyen: The Sympathizer Discussion Leader: John Van Fleet RAS Library
DESTINED FOR WAR: CAN AMERICA AND CHINA ESCAPE THUCYDIDES’S TRAP? Discussion Leader: Raymond Kolter RAS Library
Kazuo Ishiguro: When We Were Orphans Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
LIST OF BOOKS FOR FEBRUARY TO JUNE 2018
Bi Feiyu: Massage Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
ALIBABA: THE HOUSE THAT JACK MA BUILT Discussion Leader: John van Fleet RAS Library
Lotus by Lijia Zhang Discussion Leader: John van Fleet RAS Library
A BITTER REVOLUTION: CHINA’S STRUGGLE WITH THE MODERN WORLD Discussion Leader: Raymond Kolter RAS Library
LENIN’S KISSES BY YAN LIANKE Discussion Leader: Tom Yamamoto RAS Library
CHINA’S HIDDEN CHILDREN: ABANDONMENT, ADOPTION, AND THE HUMAN COSTS OF THE ONE-CHILD POLICY Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
A DICTIONARY OF MAQIAO Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
STREET OF ETERNAL HAPPINESS: BIG CITY DREAMS ALONG A SHANGHAI ROAD Discussion Leader: Connor Bralla RAS Library
Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China’s Push for Global Power Discussion Leader: Raymond Kolter
List of Books for Sep 2017 till Jan 2018
Where China Meets India: Burma at the Crossroads of Asia Author: Thant Myint-U (2012)
China’s Second Continent: How a Million Migrants are Building a New Empire Author: Author Howard French (2015)
Book Club Planning– Fiction & Non-Fiction Titles for September 2017-January 2018 Bali Bistro
Frog Author: Mo Yan (2009); Trans. Stanley Goldblatt